Minnesota recorded another 75 COVID-19 fatalities Wednesday as the rate of deaths remains near the highest its been during the pandemic.
The death toll has reached 4,971 from COVID-19. December is the deathliest month in Minnesota’s outbreak with 1,356 fatalities recorded in 23 days.
Those whose deaths were reported Wednesday ranged in age from their 50s to their 90s. Forty-five lived in long-term care, 27 in private homes and three in group homes.
The state reported 1,513 new infections Wednesday, the result of 23,437 tests. That’s the lowest number of daily cases and tests in more than a month.
There have been nearly 5.3 million samples from 2.88 million people screened for the coronavirus in Minnesota since the outbreak began in March.
This story is developing and will be updated.
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